10 Best Podcast App for Android and iPhone (2019)

10 Best Podcast App for Android and iPhone (2019) 1

The podcast is the new millennials’ radio these days, although it doesn’t necessarily play music and all, it does offer some well-curated content on numerous topic, be it politics, pop culture, cyber world, film and TV, medicine or even sex. The bigger picture is, a lot of people are listing podcast these days, and there is a sudden shift in people towards podcast. It’s slowly becoming a trend, while more and more a people are making the podcast, more people are listening to it. And the preliminary reason for its popularity is the accessibility of information, you make politics sound fun and voila, you got a listener. So for those, awesome, another side of the world audience, here is the list of top 10 Podcast application that you might find worth checking for.

Top 10 Best Podcast App for Perfect Mobile Podcasting

  1. Pocket cast

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Pocket Casts is an award-winning application for listening podcasts. This application is compatible with Android devices and is easy to use. It features a dark and light display theme and also, colours change to complement Podcast artwork. It also allows you to increase the volume of voices while decreasing background noises. You can play both audio and video podcasts using this application. You can subscribe to any podcasts and this app will let you know when new episodes arrive and automatically download episodes for offline playback.

  1. Podcast player

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It is one of the best podcasts and radio application available for Android devices for free. There are near about 3,40,000 categories of Podcast and 70,000 radio stations for free. Using this application, you can also share podcasts with your friends.

  1. Google Podcasts

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You can subscribe to any show for free and download episodes for offline listening. Google podcasts application automatically syncs all your listening across devices and resume on another with the help of Google assistant. You can also discover new podcasts based on your listening history and performance.

  1. Cast Box

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It is the largest podcast listening and hosting platform worldwide. It offers easy to navigate interface. With the use of this application, you can download your favourite podcasts anywhere and anytime for free. It also allows users to easily upload or record their audio content via mobile to create podcasts Cashbox. It benefits the podcasters by providing them with unlimited storage with no audio uploading restrictions.

  1. Podcast addict

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This is one stop solution for managing all your Podcasts, audiobooks, RSS news feed and radio. This application has built-in audio effects such as playback speed, volume boost and skips silence. It works as a standalone player (MP3, local files, streaming)

  1. Anchor

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This application allows users to make a podcast. It is the only application that lets you record a high-quality podcast and share it everywhere. It also gives users the choice to record high-quality audio and import audio from any application on your device to use in your Podcast. You can edit your recordings with editing tools designed specifically for podcasting.

  1. Player FM

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This Podcast application lets users enjoy a distraction-free audio + video Podcasts, an experience that is elegant and powerful. This application is a source of all sorts of podcasts such as educational Podcasts (Ted Talks), productivity Podcasts etc. This application is free to use and is ads free.

  1. Podcast Go

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It is one of the highest rated Podcast players. It is free to use and most elegant Podcast player that is available for Android. Podcast Go application is Chromecast- ready. You can download episodes and listen to them offline. You can create your own playlists and set sleep timer too.

  1. The podcast app

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This application allows users to easily find, save and listen to all their favourite podcasts. You can enjoy popular shows like stories of Premchand and many others. You can access more than 500,000 Podcasts and can listen to more than 30,000,000 episodes, play them or save them to listen later offline.

  1. Stitcher

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It allows you to explore shows from NPR, WNYC, the New York Times, Earwolf and more. You can either stream or download Podcasts and listen to the radio with this free application. It plays your favourite podcasts and radio anytime and anywhere. You can stream or download podcasts and listen to internet radio with our free app.


Apart from these 10 Podcast applications, there is plenty of Podcast app available on the Google Play Store and Apple store. But the one I recommend is the Pocket casts, yes, it is a paid application but trust me it’s worth every penny.  On the other side, I know all the above-mentioned Podcast applications are good to use, and app like Stitcher that supports Android Auto and integrations with over 50 other car models from Ford, GM, Mazda and many more, whereas Player FM integrates with many devices and platforms including Android Auto. So, there is a very distinct taste in podcast application and as well as its listeners, and no matter which one you pick or use, they all lets you enjoy a variety of podcasts. Happy listening.

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By Ankita Yadav

I am a Freelance tech writer and a Computer science engineer. Writing is my passion, so far my specialty is collecting enormous amount of data and then simplifying its content in my articles.

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